The ex-President of Georgia, the party leader «movement novih forces,» Mikhail Saakashvili said to the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko to meet in the presence of the people and at the cameras. The politician said at a rally during the March «For impeachment» in Kiev on December 17, the correspondent of «GORDON».
«When I came to Ukraine when Odessa was under threat of falling under the Russian yoke, and nobody wanted to go to the Governor at Odessa, I suggested Poroshenko their services. And he jumped at the chance… And you know what he said to me two months after my requests: «Help with reforms»? – «Michael, you handle the fundraising. Call the business. Talk to them, you need money for the election campaign in Georgia.» I said, «got the wrong guy. I’m here for reform,» – said Saakashvili.
After that, Poroshenko and the Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yuriy Lutsenko «raided me in the Odessa regional state administration, after I refused to take money from them,» he said.
«And they called me in Kyiv and said, «Michael, you’re a very serious business, we found you in the last five or six years. But we’ll hold on to these things.» This Yuriy Lutsenko says to me,» continued Saakashvili.
He said that he then began to shout in the office on Lutsenko and Poroshenko: «you got the wrong guy».
«You will not be able to blackmail me, slammed the door, and ever since then we have not seen», – Saakashvili said.
He said he was ready to meet with Poroshenko.
«I give him an offer to meet at the cameras in front of people and talk about how to safely push the oligarchs out of power, how to hold free elections how to end this repulsive oppression of the Ukrainians without bloodshed… But without dogovornyak», – Saakashvili said.
12 Nov Saakashvili offered from December 3 to begin the process of «people’s impeachment» of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. His force held several marches «For impeachment.»
On the evening of 8 December, Saakashvili in Kiev detained and placed in temporary detention. He is suspected of receiving from Russia nearly $500 thousand in funding meetings to overthrow the Ukrainian government.
The Prosecutor demanded for the policy measure in the form of house arrest wearing an electronic bracelet. December 11, Pechersky district court of Kiev decided to reject the prosecution’s request and released Saakashvili in court. The General Prosecutor of Ukraine filed an appeal against the decision of the court of first instance.
15 December, ex-President of Georgia said he was ready to negotiate with Poroshenko, as they should both be on the same side.
16 Dec Insider, citing sources, reported that Saakashvili wrote a letter to the President of Ukraine with a proposal to reconcile.
Saakashvili: I invite Poroshenko to meet at the cameras and talk about how to safely push back the oligarchy 17.12.2017